Social work is an area where you can help others and improve their lives. It involves understanding people and the systems that surround them, and how you can influence those systems to achieve positive outcomes.
Bachelor of Social Work
Our current programme, OP7400 Bachelor of Social Work, is available for re-enrolling learners, however it is closed to new learners. A new version of the programme will be available for enrolment later in 2023. If you would like to be notified when the new programme is available, please provide your details here.
Life is full and there is always so much going on that it is hard to keep study as a priority, which is what it needs to be if you want to do well. But the prospect of being a successful social worker outweighs the struggle by far.Alex Wong, social work graduate.
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